Save the Date
October 7-8, 2016
2016 Tentative Schedule
Thursday, September 29, 2016
- 5:30-7:30 p.m. Celebrating Town & Gown
Friday, September 30, 2016
- Paint the Paws
- 5-9 p.m. All-Alumni Social, Alumni House (Complimentary food, beer, wine and soda; cash bar available)
Saturday, October 8, 2016
- 7-7:45 a.m. Old Stompin' Ground Runaround Registration, Alumni House
- 8 a.m. Old Stompin' Ground Runaround: 5K Run/1.5 mile walk
- 8:30 a.m. Reunion Recognition Brunch & Social, Alumni House
- 9:30 a.m. All-Alumni Breakfast, Alumni House (Complimentary coffee and donuts)
- 10:30 a.m. Homecoming Parade
- Noon-3 p.m. Alumni Cookout at "The Right Place" tent - in Q LOT
- 3 p.m. Leathernecks Football Game vs. Indiana State - Hanson Field
Tickets will not be mailed. The Homecoming football ticket sales are final. Therefore, all tickets purchased through the WIU Alumni Association are non-refundable.
Rocky's Road Trip: All Roads Lead to Western
2016 T-shirts will be on sale soon. You may still purchase 2015 Homecoming t-shirts by calling 309-298-1914.
Permits will not be required in lots as of 5 p.m. Friday, until 7 a.m. Monday, with the exception of residence hall lots. Visitor parking is not allowed in reserved residence hall lots. Tickets will be issued to violators in handicapped spaces, reserved spaces and no parking zones (any area not designated as a parking space). If you have any questions or special parking needs, such as handicapped parking, please contact parking services at (309)298-1921.
Save the Dates for future WIU Homecoming Weekends
Homecoming 2017--Sept. 29-30, 2017